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Feast Your Eyes

Tuesday, November 15, 6:30 pm

Tour 6:30 / Dinner 7:00

$75; $50 for members


CAM announces a new chef for Feast Your Eyes: David Kirkland, chef and owner of David Kirkland Catering and of the much-anticipated Turn restaurant in Grand Center, scheduled to open in spring 2017. Chef Kirkland will prepare an intimate four-course meal in collaboration with such heroes of the local food scene as Jason Wilson of Northwest Coffee, Nicola Macpherson of Ozark Forest Mushrooms, Bob Mepham of Bob’s Seafood, Veronica Baetje of Baetje Farms, and Reine Bayoc of Sweet Art. Feast Your Eyes begins with a tour of the current exhibition. Seating is limited; reserve your space early! 

Presented in partnership with Feast Magazine. Special thanks to the Culinary Institute of St. Louis at Hickey College.


  • First Course – Mushroom Napa Cabbage Wrap: Hen of the forest mushrooms, ancho chili, chimichurri, Napa cabbage; Paloma: Mescal, grapefruit juice, lime juice, Cocchi Americano and club soda

  • Second Course – Beet and Fava bean Terrine: Beets, goat cheese, basil and fava beans; Purple Haze: Beet Juice, pomegranate juice, fennel juice, Hayden’s Old Tom’s Gin, Little bubbles prosecco

  • Third Course – Blackened Snapper and Black Eyed Peas: Espresso blackened snapper, corn bread truffle crostini, black eyed pea puree, pickled greens; E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2014

  • Fourth Course – Pumpkin Short Cake: Biscuits, pumpkin butter, goat cheese ice cream ice cream and caramel sauce; Alvear1927 Pedro Ximenez NV 

Sourcing: Baetje Farms, Biver Farms, Bob’s Seafood, Northside Workshop, Northwest Coffee, Ozark Forest Mushrooms, Sweet Art and Three Rivers Farm